Agenda Items and Meeting Materials


Members of the Board

Lillian Wang, O.D., President
Jeffrey Garcia, O.D., Vice President
Eunie Linden, J.D., Secretary
Stacy Hancock, Optician
Glenn Kawaguchi, O.D.
Mark Morodomi, J.D., Public Member
Joseph Pruitt, O.D.
Jonathon M. Ross, O.D.
Sandra D. Sims, J.D., Public Member
Donald Yoo, J.D., Public Member
Vacant Governor Appointee, Public Member
Gregory Pruden, Interim Executive Officer


Jeffrey Garcia, O.D., Chair
Madhu Chawla, O.D. (Appointed)
Jonathon M. Ross, O.D.


Friday, January 27, 2023
Time: 1:00 p.m. to close of business


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Action may be taken on any item listed on the agenda

  1. Call to Order/Roll Call/Establishment of a Quorum
  2. Public Comment for Items Not on the Agenda
    Note: The committee may not discuss or take action on any matter raised during this public comment section, except to decide whether to place the matter on the agenda of a future meeting. (Government Code 11125, 11125.7(a).)
  3. Discussion and Possible Approval of the November 18, 2022 Practice and Education Committee Meeting Minutes
  4. Discussion and Possible Action on Continuing Education Course Approval Requests Pursuant to Title 16, California Code of Regulations Section 1536 (COMPLETE APPLICATIONS)
    1. Loma Linda University David Hong
      1. Reimbursement An Update
      2. Secondary Glaucomas
      3. Update on IOL Technology
      4. Thyroid Orbitopathy
    2. Eye Care Institute - Dr. Bruce Abramson
      1. Neuro-Ophthalmic Emergencies
    3. ReVision Optometry - Dr. Brian Chou, OD
      1. Fighting Misinformation in the Treatment & Management of Keratoconus
    4. Furlong Vision - Dr. Parul Patel, OD
      1. IOL Options for 2023 and Beyond
      2. The Next EVOlution in Phakic IOLs
  5. Future Agenda Items
  6. Adjournment

The mission of the California State Board of Optometry is to protect the health and safety of California consumers through licensing, registration, education, and regulation of the practice of Optometry and Opticianry.

Action may be taken on any item on the agenda. Items may be taken out of order to accommodate speakers or to maintain a quorum. Meetings of the California State Board of Optometry and its committees are open to the public except when specifically noticed otherwise in accordance with the Bagley-Keene Open Meeting Act. Public comments will generally be taken on agenda items at the time the specific item is raised. Please respect time limits, which the Chairperson may request on an as-needed basis to accommodate all interested speakers and the full agenda.

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Contact Person: Kristina Eklund
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Sacramento, CA 95834